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Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 22 December, 2021

The data on the number of detected cases of the Omicron strain are not encouraging. Many European governments will need to resort to new measures against the spread of the new strain.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 22 December, 2021

Dr Kamiar Mohaddes's work on climate mitigation is quoted in the Boston Globe, as climate experts warn that failure to address the climate crisis will come at an even higher price.

Kamiar said: "It would make more fiscal sense to invest more money in climate mitigation today in order to prevent more costly climate impacts in the future."

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 17 December, 2021

Following the announcement that antiviral treatments for Covid-19 will soon be available, will this reduce people’s incentives to avoid becoming infected, lessen their readiness to practice social distancing or even discourage them from getting vaccinated.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 15 December, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd has commented on Sky News about a study which shows COVID certification led more people to get vaccinated.

He said the study "confirms that people respond to incentives, in this case incentives to get vaccinated, and requiring vaccine certification makes life for the unvaccinated more cumbersome".

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 10 December, 2021

Research by Visiting Professor Lin Peng, Director of Research at the Faculty of Economics, and Fellow at Darwin College, has been quoted in the Financial Times. She and her co-authors analysed a vast digital database about stock trading flows and social media networks to study the phenomena of so-called “lottery stocks”.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 8 December, 2021

Ines Lee and Eileen Tipoe have won the £15,000 Bracken Bower Prize with their proposal for a book about the future of higher education, Failing the Class.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 6 December, 2021

Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta gave The Bennett Institute for Public Policy's Annual Public Policy Lecture.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 25 November, 2021

Professor Giancarlo Corsetti gave a talk at CEPR-Research and Policy Network on European Economic Architecture Workshop, on Wednesday 1st December 3.00-5.00pm, in Luxembourg.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 24 November, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd participated in a panel event for the Economics Observatory, "A one-two punch: health and economics".

Dr. Toxvaerd, along with Melanie Cockroft (Intensive Care Senior Clinical Fellow), Paula Lorgelly (UCL) and Ben Moll (LSE) were in conversation with Chris Giles (Financial Times).

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 22 November, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's joint paper on the long-term macroeconomic effects of climate change has been quoted in a letter to the Chair of the US Federal Reserve.

The letter, from 25 members of Congress extensively referenced the findings of the paper, which will be published in the December 2021 volume of Energy Economics journal. Read the full paper and letter below.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 18 November, 2021

The Janeway Institute for Economics is profiled in this month's University of Cambridge, Alumni Newsletter. The item Features quotes from William Janeway and Vasco Carvalho on their ambitions for the new Institute.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 12 November, 2021

Dr. Petra Geraats gave an invited presentation on the ECB's revised inflation target and strategy at the meeting of the European Parliament Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON).

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 12 November, 2021

Professor Giancarlo Corsetti will give an online seminar, as part of the Office of the Chief Economist - Middle East & North Africa's Chief Economist Seminar series, on Thursday 18th November 10.00-11.00am.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 10 November, 2021

Watch videos from the Modelling Behaviour to Inform Policy for Pandemics event, that Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd and Newton Gateway to Mathematics organised.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 9 November, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes has written a joint article for The Conversation, that says climate change will shrink the economies of rich, poor, hot and cold countries alike.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 9 November, 2021

Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta and Nicholas Stern took part in a panel discussion on why it's crucial for us to embed the environment into economic and finance decision-making.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 8 November, 2021

Dr. Petra Geraats was a discussant at the online event "European monetary policy: lessons from the past two decades", organised by the independent European think tank Bruegel.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 4 November, 2021

The Telegraph covers research in the Faculty showing people spent less time on employment-related activities, while spending more time on housework.

Those who have not returned to the office spend less time on employment-related activities and more on housework, research by Ines Lee reveals.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 4 November, 2021

Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta was interviewed by Leslie Hook as part of the Financial Times's ‘Economists Exchange’ series.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 4 November, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes, Zeina Hasna and Henry-James Hatton are co-authors of a report on the impact of innovation in green-related activities to the broader economy.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 1 November, 2021

Dr. Christopher Rauh and Karin Kimbrough (Chief Economist, LinkedIn) discuss women’s exodus from the workplace during the COVID-19 pandemic with Bloomberg’s Lizzy Burden at the Bloomberg Equality Summit.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 28 October, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd chaired The Great Vaccine Rollout: Covid-19, Cooperation & Global Public Goods webinar, organised by The Bennett Institute for Public Policy.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 25 October, 2021

Professor Giancarlo Corsetti will give an online seminar, as part of the IMF's latest Fiscal Monitor series, on Thursday 28th October 14.00-15.00pm (BST).

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 20 October, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's paper on Long-Term Macroeconomic Effects of Climate Change, has been quoted in the Washington Post.

The paper (joint with Matthew Kahn, Ryan Ng, M. Hashem Pesaran, Mehdi Raissi and Jui-Chung Yang) shows that the negative long-run growth effects of climate change are universal, and has just been accepted for publication in the Energy Economics journal.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 11 October, 2021

Dr Carolina Alves will be editing a special issue in the in the Cambridge Journal of Economics along with Jan Toporowski (SOAS, University of London) and internal editors Sue Konzelmann (Birkbeck, University of London) and Alan Shipman (The Open University).

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 11 October, 2021

Professor Tiago Cavalcanti was a plenary speaker for the IV Workshop of the Spanish Macroeconomics Network, in Alicante (Spain).

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 4 October, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd explains how economics can be used to inform public health policy in a new podcast recorded by the London School of Economics.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 1 October, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd has written an introduction for a special edition of National Institute Economic Review, dedicated to Economic Contributions to Infection Control.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 29 September, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd has published a new Economics Observatory article which looks at, post COVID-19, how our attitudes have changed towards spending time with people we don't know as opposed to our close family and friends.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 23 September, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was quoted in an article for the daily Russian newspaper Izvestia, that looks at the inequality of the worldwide distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 23 September, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's paper on climate change and sovereign credit ratings, has been quoted in an article for Bloomberg News.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 22 September, 2021

Dr. Sriya Iyer has given expert advice to a new Pew Research Center report saying all religious groups in India show major declines in fertility rates, limiting change in the country’s religious composition over time.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 20 September, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was interviewed for The Wall Street Journal on how the vaccine roll out and Delta variant are effecting the global recovery.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 7 September, 2021

Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta is quoted regarding his review into the “economics of biodiversity”.

Sir Dasgupta in February published a landmark review into the “economics of biodiversity” – how the world can find value in nature instead of profiting from its destruction.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 23 August, 2021

In the Economics Observatory, Dr Aytek Erdil argues for a post-qualification admissions system that includes a matching mechanism, with students receiving university offers after they have received their A-levels.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 20 August, 2021

In this Economics Observatory article, Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd explains that international cooperation of vaccine rollout is crucial, and asks how well are we doing?

Early procurement and stockpiling of doses by wealthier countries has led to inequality in the vaccine rollout. International coordination and initiatives such as COVAX may offer a path to close the gap.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 17 August, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd explains in the Economics Observatory, vaccines should be valued higher than treatments, because with communicable diseases they reduce the likelihood of people becoming seriously ill.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 12 August, 2021

Publishers have long claimed that gold open access is the only sustainable route for research publishing. The newly announced UKRI Open Access Policy places green and gold open access routes on equal footing, rightly rejecting publisher claims that gold is the only sustainable path for open access.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 21 July, 2021

In the first weeks of the pandemic, the submission of articles to journals by women, fell dramatically more than their male counterparts.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 16 July, 2021

Dr. Edoardo Gallo was interviewed by Weekendavisen to discuss racism in football and his research on implicit discrimination. The article looks at the idea that in Italy, once spectators were no longer able to go to football matches because of the COVID-19 pandemic, black players suddenly started playing better.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 13 July, 2021

Read the expanded version of the speech delivered by Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta at the launch of his independent global Review, commissioned by HM Treasury. The virtual launch event was held on Tuesday 2 February 2021, hosted by the Royal Society and chaired by the Society's Past President, Sir Venki Ramakrishnan.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 12 July, 2021

The Wall Street Journal has picked up on the latest report from the Pew Research Center, which features expert advice from Dr. Sriya Iyer. She looks at how religious pluralism is faring in India, a religiously diverse county, where many religions practice freely.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 9 July, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd's research into Government policy and public behaviour towards COVID-19 restrictions and the vaccine roll out, was quoted in the Telegraph. In the article Managers say some staff are privately leaving app off at all times or deleting it because they fear being forced to into quarantine.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 8 July, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's paper on climate change and sovereign credit ratings, has been quoted in the Financial Times. The article, by Moritz Kraemer, states that as the challenges of climate change and ageing mount, investors need benchmarks for risks in decades to come.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 6 July, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's paper on Long-Term Macroeconomic Effects of Climate Change, has been quoted in the Telegraph. The paper (joint with Matthew Kahn, Ryan Ng, M. Hashem Pesaran, Mehdi Raissi and Jui-Chung Yang) shows that the negative long-run growth effects of climate change are universal, that is they affect all countries, rich or poor, and hot or cold.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 30 June, 2021

The Cambridge Centre for Teaching and Learning Technology-enabled Learning Prize has awarded a high commendation to Dr. Toke Aidt, Mr. Oleg Kitov and Dr. Vasileios Kotsidis for mastery-oriented active learning methods to complement traditional lectures.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 21 June, 2021

Faculty of Economics PhD student, Daniel Ostry has won the Cambridge Finance Best Student Paper Award 2020-2021.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 16 June, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd spoke to the BBC World Service about vaccine apathy and the hesitation amongst some members of the public to get vaccinated. Dr. Toxvaerd says that "vaccine hesitancy has always existed, but it has never really come to the fore as much as it has been in recent times" - (the external article is in French).

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 15 June, 2021

Further coverage of Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta discussing the need for new economic approaches to preserving the biosphere. In the Reuters article, Prof. Dasgupta (Economics/St John's College) suggests that these new approaches could include the ditching of harmful agricultural subsidies.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 14 June, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd has contributed to a piece on vaccines for the first edition of the Economics Observatory's ECO Magazine. In the article Dr. Toxvaerd and Tony Yates look at how vaccine nationalism is driving countries to compete for doses. Where as competition is often thought of as a good thing, could this race to get vaccines first actually be self-defeating.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 10 June, 2021

Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta is calling for a body to protect shared resources such as oceans and air. He was interviewed for Bloomberg Green about the findings of his landmark study, the Economics of Biodiversity review. In the study, Prof.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 8 June, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was interviewed for National Danish Radio’s Orientation programme about the stigma of naming COVID-19 variants after specific countries. The World Health Organization has said it is not acceptable to refer to corona variants as "The Indian Variant", because it stigmatises individual countries. Dr.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 7 June, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was interviewed for the BBC News on the proposed easing of UK restrictions in June. Given the COVID-19 variants and the rising number of new cases, Dr. Toxvaerd gave his thoughts on whether the Government should stick to the hard date of the 21st June for removing all restrictions in the UK.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 4 June, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was interviewed for National Danish Radio’s Orientation programme about the impending easing of restrictions in the U.K. Even before the current restrictions have been lifted, there is already fear of a third wave in the UK.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 27 May, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd gave a plenary talk at The Bridging Disciplinary Divides for Behaviorally Modulated Mathematical Models in Human Epidemiology workshop. The National Science Foundation (NSF) and Gies College of Business sponsored workshop was held on 6th-7th May 2021. Watch Dr.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 25 May, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was interviewed by The Telegraph about public confidence in the vaccine roll out and the use of PCR test kits. The article suggests that people are less inclined than a month ago to take up offer of a COVID-19 test. The rapid test kits are being promoted by the Government as a primary source to control the spread of the mutated virus.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 24 May, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was interviewed by BBC Scotland News for their COVID-19 Special. The programme consisted of live coverage of the Scottish Government’s Briefing, with reaction and expert analysis. Dr.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 14 May, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd has written a new article for the Economics Observatory that looks at whether the patents on Covid-19 vaccines should be waived to allow low-income countries to produce their own doses. There has been much debate about this and if such a course of action is likely to have any effect.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 13 May, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd and Anthony McDonnell (Center for Global Development), have written a new article for the Economics Observatory that discusses the inequalities of vaccine development. This blog looks at how lower-income countries are often left out of the race to develop and distribute vaccines.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 11 May, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was interviewed for the At The Margin Podcast about The Economics of Vaccines. Among other topics, Dr.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 11 May, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's paper on climate change and sovereign credit ratings, has been quoted in the South China Morning Post. The article, by Moritz Kraemer, states that if China's current trajectory of emissions growth continues, its credit rating could drop six notches and face billions more in debt service.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 4 May, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd and Tony Yates (independent economist), have written a new article for the Economics Observatory that discusses ‘vaccine nationalism’. This blog looks at how some governments faced with the severe health and economic damage caused by Covid-19, have gone for an 'our citizens first' approach to securing and rolling out the vaccines.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Sunday, 2 May, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was interviewed for the Russian newspaper Izvestia about the increase in world wide COVID-19 cases. The article also looks at the catastrophic situation in India and the recent coronavirus outbreaks in other Asian countries.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 21 April, 2021

Cambridge-INET will be running an online mini-conference for early years researchers in networks on 1st - 2nd June 2021. The deadline for paper submissions has been extended until 27th April 2021Please see the Call for Papers page for details.

Keywords: Networks
Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 19 April, 2021

The Keynes Fund has announced it's 19th Call for Projects. The deadline for project proposals is 30th September 2021. Please see the Keynes Fund site for the criteria and details of the project applications process.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Saturday, 17 April, 2021

Dr. Christopher Rauh has published an article for VOXeu that looks at how women have suffered far more from social distancing measures than men in terms of their mental health.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 16 April, 2021

Dr. Ha-Joon Chang is the co-editor for a special issue of the European Journal of Development Research journal.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 15 April, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes has published an article for the Mastering Entrepreneurship Blog, which is run by the Judge Business School. In the article Dr Mohaddes discusses different types of uncertainty businesses face and how climate change will be the next global extreme uncertainty entrepreneurs and businesses around the world will have to face.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 15 April, 2021

Times Higher Education has quoted the research by Dr. Amano-PatiñoDr. FaragliaDr.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 8 April, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's paper on climate change and sovereign credit ratings, has been covered by New York Times in the article "How Debt and Climate Change Pose ‘Systemic Risk’ to World Economy".

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 7 April, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes took part in a Climate Change panel discussion event on 28th March 2021, as part of the University's Cambridge Festival. The online discussion looked at questions such as, Is there a human tipping point to Climate Change?, And how can we reimagine a more positive future?

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 26 March, 2021

La Vanguardia newspaper has published an article that reports on Dr. Christopher Rauh's new model for forecasting conflict.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 25 March, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was quoted in an article for NBC News, where he spoke about the effect possible trade restrictions could have on international distribution of COVID-19 vaccines and on new variants.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 25 March, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes has published an article for VOXeu that looks at sovereign credit ratings and climate-driven downgrades.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 22 March, 2021

Professor Giancarlo Corsetti will give an online seminar, co-hosted by the CEPII and T3M on Thursday 8th April 2021, 2:30-4:00pm (Paris time). Prof. Corsetti will present the findings of his recent paper "Social Distancing and Supply Disruptions in a Pandemic", joint with Martin Bodenstein and Luca Guerrieri.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 19 March, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's paper "Rising Temperatures, Falling Ratings: The Effect of Climate Change on Sovereign Creditworthiness", has been quoted in various news outlets. Including; Reuters, Bloomberg, The Guardian, The Times, The Telegraph The Financial Times, Forbes, The Hill, Rzeczpospolita and Politico.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 15 March, 2021

Sajid Javid MP and the Faculty’s Professor Sir Dasgupta will discuss the review, its key findings and next steps, in an event organised by the Harvard Kennedy School.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Sunday, 14 March, 2021

Dr. Sriya Iyer was interviewed for The Review of Religions magazine, where they asked her about the economics of religion, why she thinks religion matters to economics, and if religion and happiness are correlated. The Review of Religions is one of the longest running magazines in comparative religions, and has been in print since 1902.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 8 March, 2021

Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta was interviewed by Channel 4 News about the findings of his independent report into the Economics of Biodiversity and if there is another way, other than GDP, to measure if economies are doing well.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Friday, 5 March, 2021

As part of International Women's Day, Dr. Chryssi Giannitsarou will be a guest speaker at the University College Dublin (UCD) webinar, "Bridging the gender gap: Research and responses to COVID-19". The online event will take place on Monday 8th March 2021 at 11.00am.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 4 March, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes was interviewed by Le Figaro newspaper about his paper "Covid-19 Fiscal Support and its Effectiveness" (joint with Alexander Chudik and Mehdi Raissi) and the 2021 Budget. Dr Mohaddes argued that there is huge amount of uncertainty at the moment, so continued fiscal support to households and firms are vital.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 4 March, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's paper "Covid-19 Fiscal Support and its Effectiveness" (joint with Alexander Chudik and Mehdi Raissi) was quoted by Martin Sandbu in his Financial Times column. Sandbu notes that Dr Mohaddes's paper finds that governments’ unprecedented fiscal support during the pandemic has been money well spent and has added significantly to economic growth.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 3 March, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was interviewed for BBC News Scotland, where he talked about the implications of easing the current lockdown restrictions and the differences in approach between the UK Government and Scottish Parliament, for the easing the restrictions.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 3 March, 2021

Dr. Meredith Crowley will be speaking at two panels as part of The UK in a Changing Europe's Spotlight series. The online events will take place on Tuesday 9th March 2021 and Friday 12th March 2021, from 12.00 – 1.15pm.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 18 February, 2021

Dr. Chryssi Giannitsarou and Sarah Smith (University of Bristol) have written an article for the Royal Economic Society, that says the COVID-19 pandemic has exposed and intensified inequalities in many areas of our life, including academic life.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 11 February, 2021

Dr. Kamiar Mohaddes's paper showing how illegal drugs foster public corruption (using data on crack cocaine and public corruption from U.S. states) will be covered in tomorrow's issue of Iran's major weekly magazine, Tejarat-e-Farda.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 10 February, 2021

Professor Giancarlo Corsetti is one of the speakers at the Presentation of the 23rd Geneva Report on the World Economy webinar, which is being held on 3rd March 2021, 1:00 - 2:30 PM (UK time). Please find more information and register on the EUI-Pierre Werner Chair Programme page.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 4 February, 2021

Cambridge University News has detailed feature on the independent review on the economics of biodiversity, produced by Emeritus Professor Sir Partha Dasgupta from the Faculty of Economics, University of Cambridge.

Read the full article on the University of Cambridge News Website.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Wednesday, 3 February, 2021

Professor Giancarlo CorsettiKeith Kuester (University of Bonn), Gernot Müller (University of Tübingen) and and Sebastian Schmidt (Europ

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 1 February, 2021

Dr. Meredith Crowley was interviewed for BBC1's Countryfile, where she talked about how future trade deals could affect the UK, especially UK farming and food prices. If you missed the broadcast on Sunday, you can watch Dr Crowley's interview again on the bbc iplayer.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Thursday, 28 January, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd was interviewed for BBC World Service's Marketplace Morning Report programme, where he spoke about the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines to the European Union.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 19 January, 2021

Prof. Giancarlo Corsetti is to speak at a policy panel on the 2020 Geneva report. The panel will discuss the contribution of the mix policy mix to the stabilisation of tail events and disruptive crises, such as the COVID-19 pandemic.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Monday, 18 January, 2021

As many countries are starting to vacinate against Covid, Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd explains that it becomes all the more important for people to avoid contracting coronavirus as vaccination picks up. He says health authorities should do everything they can to make sure that people stay healthy to get the most benefit possible from a jab.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 12 January, 2021

Prof. Giancarlo Corsetti is one of the speakers at the launch of the Geneva Report on the World Economy, which he recently co-authored.

The 2020 Geneva Report looks at macroeconomic and financial instability and disruptive crises such as the COVID-19 pandemic.

Media Mentions & Appearances | Published on Tuesday, 12 January, 2021

Dr. Flavio Toxvaerd gave a talk about his research into "Social Distancing: Two Extensions of the Standard Model" as part of the Adam Smith's Panmure House research seminar series. You can watch the video of his lecture below or on the Panmure House website.